First sentence: "Of all quadrupeds, those of the horse kind merit a distinguished place in natural history."
Includes 32 woodcuts
Copy in McGill Library's Rare Books and Special Collections, Bourke Collection: one of 3 titles bound together, in a set of 3 volumes. The above is from Volume II, bound in with A Natural history of British birds and A Natural history of water birds; with binder's spine title: Quadrudps, Birds, 1824. Numerous wood engravings by Thomas Bewick. 3/4 leather, marbled paper over boards